Dr. Bhatt is a cardiologist, clinical trialist and internationally recognized expert on acute coronary syndromes, anti-platelet therapy, cardiovascular risk and clinical trial design. He currently serves as the Executive Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Programs at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He is also a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Heart Letter. Earlier in his career, Dr. Bhatt was Associate Director of the Cleveland Clinic Cardiovascular Coordinating Center, and served as Chief of Cardiology at VA Boston Healthcare System. The author of more than 750 peer-reviewed publications, Dr. Bhatt served as co-lead on three research projects that were listed in the 2014 American Heart Association / American Stroke Association top-ten advances in heart disease and stroke research. He is currently a trustee of the American College of Cardiology, and was selected by Brigham and Women’s Hospital as the 2014 Eugene Braunwald Scholar. Dr. Bhatt received an MD from Cornell University and a Masters in Public Health from Harvard University. He completed an internal medicine residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and fellowships in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and cerebral and peripheral vascular intervention at the Cleveland Clinic, where he also served as chief interventional fellow.